Blog Posts tagged: Poetry in the Classroom

James Carter St Cadoc's Primary School

Poetry in Motion with James Carter

How a school visit from poet James Carter inspired all kinds of creativity

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Chef's knife and chopped onion image by Dinner Series on Flickr

Tales from the Classroom: A 'souper' idea for interpreting poetry

English and Home Economics come together in this creative approach to National 5 Scots texts...

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Civilian Resistance 1943

Writing poetry based on war photography

English teacher Gordon Fisher has been asking his National 5 class to write poetry in response to war photography

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Students finding inspiration at the nature reserve

Where there's muck, there's poetry

Live Literature funded poetry workshops in a nature reserve

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Authors Live: The Word War Final

Teacher Ambassador Peter Kelley's class battles it out

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Holy Cross High School pupils rap battling

Authors Live: Making Poetry Live and Breathe Through Rap

Peter Kelly on his pupils' rap workshop experience.

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Holy Cross High School pupils rap battling

Authors Live: Preparing for a Word War!

Teacher Ambassador Peter Kelly on his Word War project.

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poem with toys

Poetry Vandalism

Teacher Alan Gillespie found a way to make poetry writing relevant, fun and just a little bit rebellious for his pupils

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